May 25, 2020

[D] Why do the authors of this GAN paper suggest down-scaling 64×64 images by a factor of 100?

I'm reading this paper on a DCGAN and the authors write: For upsampling by the generator, we use strided convolution transpose operations instead of pixel shuffling […]
May 25, 2020

[D] Do we need a proper framework for Object Detection?

Hi Guys, recently I had to do an assignment regarding object detection. It was a pain. I realized that we lack a proper framework for object […]
May 25, 2020

[D] Instead of authors submitting the broader impact statement, could it be better to have the reviewers write a short one, based on their understanding of your paper?

I believe an approach like this could help reduce bias, as naturally authors will provide a more positive ethical opinion on their own work. Also reviewers […]
May 26, 2020

[D] Video deep dive into the NeurIPS broader impact statement requirement

https://youtu.be/wcHQ3IutSJg For the first time, all authors submitting to the NeurIPS conference are forced to write a statement about the broader impact of their research on […]